Keeley Clare Julia Hawes is an English actress born in London and educated at the Sylvia Young Theatre School. She began her career as a model before appearing in a number of literary adaptations, including Our Mutual Friend, Wives and Daughters, Tipping the Velvet, and The Canterbury Tales.
Kelly Macdonald is to star in the next series of police drama Line of Duty, as an "enigmatic" DCI whose unconventional conduct raises suspicions.
The Trainspotting star will play Detective Chief Inspector Joanne Davidson, senior investigating officer of an unsolved murder.
"DCI Joanne Davidson will prove The Most enigmatic adversary AC-12 have ever faced," he continued.
AC-12 is the drama's anti-corruption branch.She can currently be seen alongside Takehiro Hira in Giri/Haji
The 43-year-old made her screen debut in 1996 as Trainspotting's Diane, the Edinburgh schoolgirl with whom Ewan Mcgregor 's Renton has a relationship.
Piers Wenger , controller of BBC Drama, described Macdonald as "one of the UK's most versatile actors".
"We're excited for viewers to see what Jed's scripts have in store for her when she joins The Line of Duty team. "
Last week, Martin Compston posted a photo of himself with McClure and Dunbar, writing: "Cannae beat a catch up with these two. "
Line of Duty, which first aired in 2012, follows the staff of AC-12 as they investigate their fellow police officers.
The series five finale of Line of Duty is The Most watched programme of 2019 so far, with a consolidated viewing figure of 13. 7 million.
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